Translokasi Spiral

Setelah anak pertama berusia 1 tahun ternyata saya langsung hamil lagi. Memang, sih, kami tidak merencanakan ataupun menunda karena setelah keguguran sebelum anak pertama lahir, kami memutuskan untuk tidak ingin membatasi diri…

Support Group: Menjaga Ibu Tetap ‘Waras’

“In a support group, members provide each other with various types of help, usually nonprofessional and nonmaterial, for a particular shared, usually burdensome, characteristic. The help may take the form of providing…

Ada Apa Dengan IUD?

Thread tentang IUD di Mommies Daily lagi rame banget! Mulai dari yang nanya-nanya pasangnya sakit atau nggak sampai ketakutan untuk kontrolnya lagi *termasuk saya* Membaca thread ini, mengingatkan saya pada cerita seorang…

Menghadapi Ikut Campur Orang Tua

“Jangan digendong begitu, nanti jalannya ngangkang!” “ASI kamu kurang kali, makanya anakmu rewel.” “Badannya panas anakmu, udah deh ke dokter aja! Minum obat pasti langsung turun panasnya.” Dan seterusnya. Hayooo…siapa yang pernah…

Family Dinner + 1?

A few days ago, a mom asked us in Twitter whether she should bring the nanny to a family dinner in a fancy restaurant. We asked other moms and interestingly, they have…

The Breadwinner Wives

“…but you gotta steer clear from a guy who makes less than you, because that’s a recipe for disaster.” Itulah kira-kira sepenggal wejangan Alex Noran, karakter di film Up In The Air,…

Uthe & Baby Blues

At least 60 to 80 percent of new mothers get the baby blues, a mild form of depression that begins a few days to a week after delivery and lasts no longer…

Mommies Daily Ask: A Date with Hubby

We all know how important it is to keep the romance alive in a marriage but when you have kids in the equation, having quality time with your husband requires advanced planning…

When Things Take a Solo Turn

We’ve all seen the image of a so called “ideal” family on our TV screens daily, usually during instant noodle commercials. Mother, father and their children gathered round the dining table, all…